Algebra II Honors

Course Number: 344/345

Open To:
Grades 9-12

Course Length:
Full Year; 10 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Mathematics “C” requirement.
Satisfies one year of the Mathematics graduation requirement.

Course Description:
An accelerated course introducing students to real numbers, basic symbolic language, techniques of algebraic problem solving, rational and irrational numbers, polynomials, factoring, inequalities, functions, absolute value, linear and quadratic equations, systems of equations and complex numbers.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • MathXL for School Account

Optional Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Intermediate Algebra, Martin-Gaye, 6th Edition. ISBN: 9780321785046

Level of Difficulty:
Moderate
Difficult
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Prerequisites:
Placement exam for Freshmen.
Completion of Geometry Honors with a “B” OR Geometry with an “A” both semesters.

Placement exam for freshmen.

Completion of:

Honors Geometry with a “B” OR Geometry with an “A” both semesters.

AND

Completion of:

Algebra 1 with an “A” both semesters

*Students with a satisfactory grade in Geometry or Geometry Honors who do not satisfy the Algebra 1 requirement may take an exam to place into Algebra 2 Honors. Please contact Mrs. Rodriguez at [email protected] for details.